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USHB7992IntroTelehealth Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8020IntroMake Billionaires Pay Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159. (TXT | PDF)
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB4745IntroStop COVID-19 Test Surprise Medical Bills Act of 2020
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2020-09-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8419IntroStop COVID-19 Test Surprise Medical Bills Act of 2020
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2020-09-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR716IntroA resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".
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2020-09-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB4714IntroWorker Health Coverage Protection Act
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2020-09-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4734IntroCOMP Act Coordination Of Medicare Payments and Workers' Compensation Act
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2020-09-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4709IntroPREVENT DIABETES Act Promoting Responsible and Effective Virtual Experiences through Novel Technology to Deliver Improved Access and Better Engagement with Tested and Evidence-based Strategies Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicai...
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2020-09-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USHB8322IntroCOVID-19 Hospice Respite Care Relief Act of 2020
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2020-09-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR1118IntroExpressing support for the designation of September 2020 as "National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month".
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2020-09-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8254IntroBETTER Kidney Care Act Bringing Enhanced Treatments and Therapies to ESRD Recipients Kidney Care Act
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2020-09-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB945IntroMental Health Access Improvement Act of 2019 This bill provides for coverage of marriage and family therapist services and mental health counselor services under Medicare. It also excludes such services from the skilled nursing facility prospective p...
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2564IntroMedicare Enrollment Protection Act This bill creates a special Medicare enrollment period for individuals enrolled in, or transitioning out of, continuation coverage under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA)—a federal law tha...
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3EngrossElijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act This bill establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs, health care coverage and costs, and public health. TITLE I--LOWERING PRICES THROUGH FAIR DRUG PRICE NEGO...
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2020-09-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USSB4537IntroRECOVERY Act Reinvigorating the Economy, Creating Opportunity for every Vocation, Employer, Retiree & Youth Act
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2020-09-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8181IntroJack Reynold's Memory MediGap Expansion
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2020-09-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8177IntroRAISE Act Renal Anemia Innovation Support and Expansion Act This bill allows coverage of prescription vitamin and mineral products under the Medicare prescription drug benefit if the products are administered orally and are used to treat iron deficie...
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2020-09-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7571IntroFacilitating Reforms that Offer Necessary Telehealth In Every Rural (FRONTIER) Community Act This bill modifies requirements relating to coverage of certain telehealth services under Medicare. Specifically, the bill removes restrictions that require ...
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2020-09-03
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB8138IntroPatient Access to Medical Foods Act
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2020-09-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8114IntroEmergency Support for Nursing Homes and Elder Justice Reform Act of 2020 This bill establishes a series of requirements relating to the quality of care provided in nursing and long-term care facilities, specifically with respect to COVID-19 (i.e., co...
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2020-08-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8098IntroHospital Competition Act of 2020
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2020-08-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8025IntroProtecting Rural Access to Care Act This bill limits the scope of guidance issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the secondary road criteria for Medicare critical access hospitals (CAHs). Currently, in order to qualif...
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2020-08-11
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4469IntroCOVID-19 Treatment Coverage Act
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2020-08-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4490IntroMake Billionaires Pay Act
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2020-08-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4509IntroVACC Act Vaccine And Coverage Certainty Act
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2020-08-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4503IntroMedicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Patient-Centered Care Act This bill revises payment rules and establishes several requirements relating to coverage of orthotics and prosthetics under Medicare. Specifically, the bill requires suppliers of orthotics...
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2020-08-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4504IntroMedical Nutrition Therapy Act of 2020 This bill expands Medicare coverage of medical nutrition therapy services. Currently, Medicare covers such services for individuals with diabetes or kidney disease under certain circumstances; such services must ...
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2020-08-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4423IntroCOVID-19 Hospice Respite Care Relief Act of 2020
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2020-08-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7917IntroIGNITE American Innovation Act Innovation and Growth Now by Investing in Tomorrow's Enterprises Act
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2020-07-31
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7912IntroINPATIENT Act of 2020 Increasing National Patient Access To Improved Effective Necessary Mental Health Treatment Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish programs that test the impact of expanding...
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2020-07-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4375IntroTelehealth Modernization Act This bill modifies requirements relating to coverage of telehealth services under Medicare. Specifically, the bill extends certain flexibilities that were initially authorized during the public health emergency relating t...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7877IntroLowering Drug Costs for Seniors Act of 2020
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2020-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7825IntroPEEPS Act Pandemic Eradication and Enhanced Prevention through Savings Act
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2020-07-29
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4350IntroCOVID-19 Medical Debt Collection Relief Act of 2020
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2020-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7839IntroContinuing Access to In-Home IVIG Act This bill extends the Medicare Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIG) Demonstration for an additional two years and expands the maximum number of participating beneficiaries from 4,000 to 6,500. The program provides ...
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2020-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4348IntroRural Health Care Access Review Act of 2020
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2020-07-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4318IntroAmerican Workers, Families, and Employers Assistance Act
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2020-07-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4329IntroContinuous Health Coverage for Workers Act This bill provides health insurance premium assistance through 2020 for individuals who become unemployed, are furloughed, or receive a reduction in hours. Specifically, the bill treats premiums as paid for ...
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2020-07-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7791IntroValue in Health Care Act of 2020
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2020-07-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB4295IntroPublic Health Emergency Pass-Through Payment Fairness Act of 2020
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2020-07-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7759IntroSaving Rural Hospitals from Closure Act This bill modifies requirements for the Medicare Accelerated and Advance Payment Program during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). The program provides Medicare p...
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2020-07-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7757IntroLong-Term Care Pharmacy Definition Act of 2020
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2020-07-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4289IntroCOVID-19 Emergency Telehealth Impact Reporting Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4242IntroAddiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act
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2020-07-21
To Senate Finance Committee
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